"Create your own perennial paradise with Elsa Bakalar, celebrated perennial garden designer and teacher... Follow along as Elsa shows you, step by step, how to create a perennial masterpiece in your own backyard" -- description from box. Topics: vhs, gardening Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
byBrooklyn Botanic Garden. Women's Auxiliary. [from old catalog]
Demonstrates the techniques of planting and transplanting flowers, shrubs, and trees. Includes root and top-pruning, potting, watering, mulching, and soil preparation, as well as dividing iris and rooting chrysanthemums. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Gardening Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Jason Mark, editor of Earth Island Journal and an active farmer at the Alemany Farm in San Francisco, interviewed as part of the Shaping San Francisco "Ecology Emerges" oral history project. The project documents participants in the ecology movement in the San Francisco Bay over the past 50 years. Topics: ecology, Ecology Emerges, urban agriculture, economic growth, environmentalism, environmental...
byMike Kavanaugh, MaryEllen Churchill, and Kathy Katz
A 47-minute documentary about San Francisco's "The Farm," which was a remarkable urban laboratory and creative space, in addition to being a farm with animals, vegetables, fruit trees, farmers, circus performers, discussions, performance, punk rock shows, and much much more... Topics: The Farm, Jack Wickert, Bonnie Ora Sherk, urban farming, urban gardening, circus, children,...
Nikki Henderson, executive director of People's Grocery in Oakland, sits down to add her story to our Ecology Emerges series of interviews, tracking the arc of ecological activism from the early conservation movement to the environmentalism of the late 1960s and early 1970s, through the radicalizing direct action ecologists and finally to the environmental and social justice activists of the early 21st century. Topics: ecology, Ecology Emerges, urban agriculture, economic growth, environmentalism, environmental...